The first movement of Mike’s new 5-part suite, “Scrapbook”, has been posted, featuring the talents of many fantastic musicians. Check it out on Youtube via Mike Caudill Music on Facebook:
Very happy to announce that Mike’s composition “Time to Go” from the City of Four debut album, recorded and mixed by Craig H Caudill, won 2nd Place in the Abbey Road Studios/Mix Magazine’s Best Mix
competition. The judges consisted of the Abbey Road Mastering Team. Special thanks to City of Four bandmates Christian Tremblay, Steve Kerr, and Lucas Apostoleris for contributing their musical talents and to Mr. Craig Caudill for the award-winning production.
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To learn about the UK’s famous studio;
Very excited to announce that Mike’s piece, “Scalene Scene”, was selected as a winner of the 360ᵒ Jazz Initiative’s 2015 call for scores. The piece will be performed by the group this coming spring at the Sharp Nine Jazz Club (http://www.durhamjazzworkshop.org/) in Durham, NC!
For more info, visit: http://music.unc.edu/360-jazz-initiative/score-shar
Very excited to be travelling with the quartet to perform some new music that was recently recorded.
We will be travelling south and stopping in Charlottesville, VA, Knoxville and Nashville, TN, and Charles Town, WV.
A new quartet demo has been uploaded on Soundcloud! This ensemble is a quartet featuring trumpet, bass, drums, and Mike on saxophone. You can listen to some of Mike’s new original songs here
Enjoyed travelling to Cumberland, Maryland with Christian Tremblay and Lucas Apostoleris to perform with jazz trumpeter Sean Jones!
Enjoyed talking with Caleb Davis last evening about my take on composition. We had a good (and somewhat lengthy) chat about some issues facing young “jazz” musicians. We also talked about my new album, slated for a May 2015 release!
Check out the podcast at the Caleb James Davis facebook page!
Had a blast playing in the Mid Atlantic Jazz Orchestra with Sean Jones last Monday night at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola at Lincoln Center in New York!